Every moment, women died around the universe due to cervical cancer. Cervical cancer is a disease that affects the cervix of the female reproductive system. It is milignant neoplasm of the cervixuteri or cervical area. And cervical cancer detection & diagnosis mostly based on its symptoms.
Doctors recommend that women help reduce their risk of cervical cancer by having regular Pap tests. A Pap test (sometimes called Pap smear or cervical smear) is a simple test used to look at cervical cells. Pap tests can find cervical cancer or abnormal cells that can lead to cervical cancer. For most women, the Pap test is not painful. It’s done in a doctor’s office or clinic during a pelvic exam. The doctor or nurse scrapes a sample of cells from the cervix. A lab checks the cells under a microscope for cell changes. Most often, abnormal cells found by a Pap test are not cancerous. The same sample of cells may be tested for HPV infection.
And if you have an abnormal Pap or HPV test result, your doctor will suggest other test to make a diagnosis.
The doctor uses a colposcope to look at the cervix. The colposcope combines a bright light with a magnifying lens to make tissue easier to see. It is not inserted into the vagina.
Most women have tissue removed in the doctor’s office with local anesthesia. And a pathologist checks the tissue under a microscope for abnormal cells.
From these diagnosis, your doctor will suggest the best treatment for you. So keep on, you better get health soon by the earlier recommended treatment from your doctor.